With its first state playoff since 2003 just one win away, Metter found itself in a 13-0 hole against McIntosh County Academy.
BROOKLET - The Bulloch County area is no stranger to witnessing impressive rushing performances each fall. Statesboro's power wishbone attack routinely chews up yardage while runners in Bulloch Academy's option system are no stranger to breaking loose on dozens of huge plays throughout the season. But this year, fans need to make the journey down to Brooklet to find one of the most impressive runners in all of Georgia. Tyler Epps ...
For two months, every Statesboro win has been mitigated by the fact that - due to a quirky Region 3-AAAA design - the Blue Devils weren't any closer to reaching the state playoffs. Even as the Devils have run off eight consecutive wins and have climbed to No. 5 in the Class AAAA poll, the region championship and the state tournament have always seemed to be some far off speck in the distance. ...
BROOKLET – The wait is over. After a 10-year absence from the state playoffs, the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets will returning to the postseason this year following their 42-21 win over Beach High School Friday night at Fred Shaver Field. "We're happy for our players, we're happy for our school and we're happy for our community," SEB Head Coach Pat Collins said. As they've done all season, the Yellow Jackets dominated the second quarter, outscoring ...
GUYTON - The fifth-ranked Statesboro Blue Devils found themselves in a new position as they faced a 14-7 deficit at halftime of a vital Region 3-AAAA contest against South Effingham Friday night.
Westfield's deceptive Wing-T offense piled up 501 rushing yards and senior Chandler Duggan found the end zone four times as the Hornets pounded Bulloch Academy 41-0 at Gator Alley Friday night.
SAVANNAH - Savannah Country Day dominated the line of scrimmage and got three field goals from Colton Lichtenberg to all but ruin Portal's playoff hopes with a 17-14 win Friday night at Saunders Field.
BROOKLET - When Pat Collins came took over the Southeast Bulloch football program in the spring of 2010, he had a list of goals.
The Statesboro Blue Devils are relieved to finally have a normal run-up to game week as they prepare for a road tilt at South Effingham tonight.
Almost 500 yards rushing and 47 points - that's what happened the last time that Ronnie Hodges and the Bulloch Academy Gators tangled with a team that ran the Wing-T offense.
With wins in two of their last three games, the Portal Panthers will look to continue their winning ways tonight as they travel to face sub-region foe Savannah Country Day.
For much of the 2013 season, the Portal Panthers have been close to victory, only to see things slip away.
It hasn't taken much time at all for a pair of Bulloch County schools to crash the state volleyball party.
Last Friday was a huge turning point for Bulloch County football teams. With three weeks remaining in the regular season, it seems as though there will be no shortage of drama and excitement for many area schools.
BROOKLET - Tyler Epps wasn't crowned homecoming king at halftime on Friday.
It's a postseason party and plenty of area teams are invited. Beginning this Friday, 192 teams throughout Georgia will begin a five-week sprint to claim one of seven GHSA state championships up for grabs. With six teams from Bulloch and its surrounding counties in the hunt, there should be plenty of thrilling football still on the schedule. Leading the charge into the postseason is grizzled playoff veteran Statesboro. The Blue Devils ...
AUGUSTA - Two plays into Friday's Region 3-AAAA play-in game, the Statesboro Blue Devils found themselves trailing Glenn Hills 6-0.
PORTAL - Trailing by five with 5:45 remaining, Portal needed to go 80 yards to score the go-ahead touchdown in the Panthers' final game of the season.
BAXLEY - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets traveled to Baxley to face the Appling County Pirates on Friday, with a potential region title on the line. The Yellow Jackets fell short 42-21 and finish third in the final Region 1-AAA standings for 2013.
BELLVILLE - All week long, Bulloch Academy's coaching staff had warned their players about Pinewood Christian Academy quarterback Dalton Johnson.